Three people have died when a trailer rammed into a taxi in Luwero district. Four other people were critically injured in the accident that occurred at Kakinzi village in Luwero district along the Kampala-Gulu highway on Wednesday evening.
A Kampala bound trailer registration number T141 DCR/T781 DJH lost control and rammed into a taxi registration number UAY-766V which was heading to Nakasongola.
Three passengers travelling in the taxi died on the spot while four others were severely injured and rushed to Luwero Hospital and Bishop Ceaser Asili Hospital while the wreckage of the taxi was towed to the Police Station. Bodies of the deceased were conveyed to the mortuary at Luwero hospital.
According to Mable Asingwire the Savannah Regional Traffic Officer, investigations into the cause of the accident have started.